Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Huddleston, Jody S. & Oppong, Joseph R.
Description: This presentation discusses research on determining what is driving high tuberculosis (TB) rates among Hispanics in Tarrant County, Texas. Analysis was performed on data collected on persons newly diagnosed with TB at the Tarrant County Health Department (TCHD) between January 1, 1993 and December 31, 2006, a total of 830 cases. Cross tabulations were run for different risk factors using SPSS. This presentation offers information on this research.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College